Russia Draws A Line Across Syria After US Shoots Down Syrian Jet

The American F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down the Syrian SU-22 around 7:00 pm as it "dropped bombs near SDF fighters" south of the town of Tabqa. In what is being characterized as an act sure to further escalate already alarming tensions between th... More..

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Bank of England governor says it's too early to raise interest rates

The answer "depends crucially on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations", he said. In his speech at the Mansion House, Chancellor Philip Hammond stressed that the United Kingdom should pursue a free trade...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Berenberg Bank Boosts Pearson plc (PSON) Price Target to GBX 605

Loews, a New York-based fund reported 242.65M shares. The Telegraph notes that Rowe's pay package stands below the last full-year payout of M&S' former chief executive Marc Bolland who pocketed £2.04 million in...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

HSS Hire Group PLC (HSS) Receives GBX 71.60 Consensus PT from Analysts

The stock declined 0.10% or $0.44 reaching $418.87 per share. About 136,814 shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.51% the S&P500. The Card Factory segment retails greeting cards, dressing and gifts in the U...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Gov't not overly concerned with Fed's rate hike

Earlier Wednesday, the Federal Reserve's policy-setting group, the Federal Open Market Committee , offered more details on its plan to start reducing its monthly reinvestments of maturing Treasuries and mort...More..

Brexit negotiations kick off almost a year after referendum
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Brexit negotiations kick off almost a year after referendum

Britain has already made concessions by agreeing to the European Union proposals to sequence the talks, by postponing trade discussions until broad agreement is reached on a cash "divorce settlement", the No...More..

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

It is estimated that Americans spend about 6 percent of their income on food and it is a regular expense. Kroger sank 11.48 percent, while Costco dropped 5.64 percent. The deal comes a month after Whole Food...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) Profitability in Focus

The SI to Advancepierre Foods Holdings Incorporated's float is 1.73%. It closed at $9.93 lastly. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since June 19, 2016 and is uptrending. 419,816 were accumula...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Barclays and four bank chiefs face fraud charges over 2008 crisis fundraising

A civil claim has also been served on Barclays by PCP Capital Partners and PCP International Finance in relation to the November 2008 capital raising, which Barclays is defending. Barclays said it paid GBP322 m...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

South Africa supports mediation to resolve Gulf crisis

Qatar has launched two new shipping services to Omani ports after other Gulf states severed ties with Doha last week, raising concerns over food supplies to import-dependent Qatar. President Donald Trump woul...More..

Plans To Privatize Air Traffic Control System In Works
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Plans To Privatize Air Traffic Control System In Works

To cut down on those delays, the Federal Aviation Administration has been rolling out new systems to replace outdated radar navigation and radio communication with modern GPS and digital communications. "If you...More..

Qatar signs $12-bln deal with USA for 36 F-15 jets
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Qatar signs $12-bln deal with USA for 36 F-15 jets

It added that US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and Qatar's Defence Minister Khalid al-Attiyah had also discussed the current state of operations against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, al...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Technology CEOs urged to join Trump initiative

In May, Trump created an American Technology Council, his latest effort since taking office to modernize the US government. Kushner spoke Monday about efforts to update how the federal government function...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit

As for the first negotiations round, "talks about talks" have already bared fruit with Britain and the European Union agreeing on the priorities and timetable for Brexit negotiations after the first session o...More..

Scalise condition upgraded to serious
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Scalise condition upgraded to serious

Scott Applewhite, File). House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was wounded along with four others. Police secure the site of a morning shooting at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Vir...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Hits a 52-Week High

Its down 0.97, from 2 in 2016Q3. Clovis Oncology is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado and has additional offices in San Francisco, California and Cambridge, United Kingdom. If you are viewing this story on a...More..

SC grants Subrata Roy 10 more days to deposit Rs 709.82 crore
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

SC grants Subrata Roy 10 more days to deposit Rs 709.82 crore

On Monday, Sibal revealed that Sahara had managed to sell off one of its three global hotels - London's Grosvenor Hotel. "If the balance amount is not paid by that date (July 4), we will be compelled to send ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tables turned as Pakistan crush rivals India in final

Sarfraz was right to highlight one of the hurdles his side have overcome in recent times, with the country starved of global cricket since the terrorist attack on the Sri Lanka team bus in 2009 at Lahore th...More..

Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Larson, Truex take top 2 spots in Michigan qualifying

Busch and teammates are getting closer and closer to getting wins. Two names that were barely on the radar screen in 2014 now are headlining NASCAR every time we race. For the 23-year-old, his recent succe...More..

Criticism Builds as Theresa May Prepares to Form New Government
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Criticism Builds as Theresa May Prepares to Form New Government

May does not necessarily need a firm deal from the DUP before opening parliament and might hope that she would receive the necessary backing anyway. 'I think there will be pressure for a softer Brexit , ' ...More..

Fed's Dudley confident US expansion has `long way to go'
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Fed's Dudley confident US expansion has `long way to go'

The dollar was subdued after USA homebuilding fell for a third month in May to the lowest in eight months and a barometer of US consumer sentiment unexpectedly fell in early June, prompting concerns about the ...More..

US Stockpile Keeps Oil Prices Down
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

US Stockpile Keeps Oil Prices Down

United States crude oil inventories rose unexpectedly last week amid lower refinery runs and exports. Commercial crude inventories increased by 3. "The relentless increase in USA oil production appears to ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Greece hoping to finally secure long-term debt relief deal

The left-led Greek government , which has lost a lot of support since signing up for the country's third bailout even after campaigning against austerity, hopes Thursday's deal will help it get to a position t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Spotless Group Holdings Ltd (SPO.AX) Shares Moving On Volume

During trading sessions, stock movements can seem like a popularity contest from time to time. The Company is engaged in the property investment, development and trading, and the provision of vehicle parking. S...More..

AUD/USD slips under 0.76 as Moody's downgrades Australian banks
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

AUD/USD slips under 0.76 as Moody's downgrades Australian banks

It said risks associated with the housing market had risen sharply in recent years and significant house price appreciation in the core housing markets of Sydney and Melbourne has led to very high and rising ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers

Boston's surplus of useful wings could be part of Danny Ainge positioning himself for another blockbuster deal, but let's not rule out the possibility that he's become addicted to kicking the ball down the r...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Pacquiao ready to lock horns with Horn

Joe Tessitore, Teddy Atlas and Bradley will have the call from ringside. ESPN's coverage of "The Battle of Brisbane" will begin June 30 with live SportsCenter coverage of the Pacquiao-Horn weigh-in during t...More..

Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

Sagakkara also said that India's chase was off-colour right from the start and felt that the Indian batsmen played on the backfoot. Pakistan's victory also means now they need not worry about the automatic ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

SpiceJet, Boeing Sign MoU For 40 737 MAX Planes

The airplane has gained wide market acceptance with more than 240 orders and commitments secured from more than 10 customers worldwide. In addition, numerous commitments announced today were conversions from ...More..

Blue Apron Plans to Raise $586.5M in Its IPO
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Blue Apron Plans to Raise $586.5M in Its IPO

In a new filing today, though, that number's grown to $500 million , which would make Blue Apron worth $3 billion whenever it goes public (the company says that date could arrive this summer). Amazon's sur...More..

RBI asserting its independence?MPC declined FinMin's invite: Urjit Patel
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

RBI asserting its independence?MPC declined FinMin's invite: Urjit Patel

This is the fourth consecutive policy review in which the apex bank kept its repo, or short-term lending rate, unchanged since reducing it by 25 basis points to 6.25 per cent in October 2016. A clash of perce...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Asia seen to open mixed after Fed raises interest rates

The vote in favor of the hike was unanimous. The Federal Open Market Committee also maintained its forecast for one more rate hike this year. The Committee now expects to begin implementing a balance sh...More..

UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries

UPS's average daily volume exceeded 30 million packages on some days during its 2016 peak holiday season, far above its normal daily average of more than 19 million packages. The peak surcharges go away for t...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Talks on British exit from European Union begin in Brussels

Secretary of State for Exiting the EU David Davis described the talks as a mission to deliver on the will of the British people following the referendum of a year ago. The head of the biggest group in the Eu...More..

SpiceJet signs pact with Boeing for 10 737 max 10 planes
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

SpiceJet signs pact with Boeing for 10 737 max 10 planes

The agreement for 40 aircraft, valued at $4.7 billion at current list prices, includes an order for 20 new 737 MAX 10 planes and conversion of 20 of SpiceJet's 737 MAX 8 aircraft from an existing order, t...More..